New Resident Information
As a new resident of Richland Hills, we want to welcome you to our great community! We are excited that you have chosen to make Richland Hills your home. We hope this information is informative and useful to you. Please don’t hesitate to contact us if we can be of further assistance to you as you get settled in Richland Hills.
- City Council Meetings
- Garbage Service
- Parks & Recreation
- Animal Services
- Police Department
- Post Office
- Stay Informed
- City Codes
The Richland Hills City Council meets twice a month on the second and fourth Monday of the month at 7 pm. Learn more on the Mayor and City Council page.
Garbage is collected on Tuesday and Friday, and recycling is collected on Friday. Learn more on the Garbage and Recycling page.
- Water and wastewater services are provided by the City of Richland Hills. Learn more on the Utility Billing page.
- Gas is provided by Atmos Energy.
- Electric lines are maintained by Oncor.
- Residential electricity can be provided by numerous companies. Find a list of options available to you from the Public Utility Commission of Texas.
Pets are available for adoption from the Richland Hills Animal Services Center. Local Ordinances require that all pets be registered with the Animal Services Center. Learn more on the Animal Services page.
Permits are required for numerous activities, such as having a garage sale, installing a fence and certain home improvements. Learn more on the Forms, Permits & Fees page.
The Library offers numerous services to the community. In addition to the thousands of books, movies and magazines on hand, the Library has several computers and internet access available for use. The Library also offers an ever expanding array of programming for all ages and interests. Learn more on the Library page.
The Richland Hills Police Department puts a heavy focus on community oriented policing and being involved with our residents. We offer programs focusing on providing victim support, Neighborhood Crime Watch and involving residents through a Citizen Police Academy.
For a full list of Police Department initiatives, visit the Police Department page.
Richland Hills is part of the Birdville Independent School District. Learn more on the Education page.
The local Richland Hills Post Office is located at 3201 Suite A Diana Drive
The City of Richland Hills offers several ways for you to stay informed. Learn more on the Communications page.